How to buy DISH Network Corporation (DISH) shares in Australia
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DISH Network Corporation (DISH) is a leading telecom services business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$41 after a previous close of US$40.45. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD40.7 to a high of USD41.81. The latest price was USD41.5 (25 minute delay). DISH Network Corporation is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in DISH Network Corporation
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
- Search for DISH Network Corporation. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: DISH. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until DISH Network Corporation reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of US$40.45, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of DISH Network Corporation, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of DISH Network Corporation. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
What's in this guide?
- DISH Network Corporation key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is DISH Network Corporation stock a buy or sell?
- DISH Network Corporation performance over time
- Is DISH Network Corporation suitable for ethical investing?
- Are DISH Network Corporation shares over-valued?
- DISH Network Corporation's financials
- How volatile are DISH Network Corporation shares?
- Does DISH Network Corporation pay a dividend?
- Have DISH Network Corporation shares ever split?
- Other common questions
DISH Network Corporation stock price (NASDAQ:DISH)Use our graph to track the performance of DISH stocks over time.
DISH Network Corporation shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$16.2 - US$46.31|
|50-day moving average||US$23.523|
|200-day moving average||US$32.3222|
|Dividend yield||US$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$3.48|
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Is it a good time to buy DISH Network Corporation stock?
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DISH Network Corporation price performance over time
|1 week (2022-06-24)||120.16%|
|1 month (2022-06-01)||87.11%|
|3 months (2022-04-01)||28.88%|
|6 months (2021-12-31)||27.93%|
|1 year (2021-07-01)||-2.21%|
|2 years (2020-07-01)||19.86%|
|3 years (2019-07-01)||7.22%|
|5 years (2017-06-30)||-33.88%|
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Is DISH Network Corporation under- or over-valued?
Valuing DISH Network Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of DISH Network Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
DISH Network Corporation's P/E ratio
DISH Network Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 5x. In other words, DISH Network Corporation shares trade at around 5x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
DISH Network Corporation's PEG ratio
DISH Network Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.1744. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into DISH Network Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
DISH Network Corporation's EBITDA
DISH Network Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$3.6 billion (£3 billion).
The EBITDA is a measure of a DISH Network Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
DISH Network Corporation financials
|Revenue TTM||US$17.7 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||16.31%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$6.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||4.1%|
|Return on equity TTM||14.88%|
|Market capitalisation||US$10 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
DISH Network Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like DISH Network Corporation.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
DISH Network Corporation's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 24.17
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and DISH Network Corporation's overall score of 24.17 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 32nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like DISH Network Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
DISH Network Corporation's environmental score
Environmental score: 4.38/100
DISH Network Corporation's environmental score of 4.38 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that DISH Network Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
DISH Network Corporation's social score
Social score: 11.39/100
DISH Network Corporation's social score of 11.39 puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that DISH Network Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
DISH Network Corporation's governance score
Governance score: 13.4/100
DISH Network Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that DISH Network Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
DISH Network Corporation's controversy score
Controversy score: 3/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. DISH Network Corporation scored a 3 out of 5 for controversy – a middle-of-the-table result reflecting that DISH Network Corporation hasn't always managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||24.17|
|Total ESG percentile||31.85|
|Environmental score percentile||6|
|Social score percentile||6|
|Governance score percentile||6|
|Level of controversy||3|
DISH Network Corporation share dividends
We're not expecting DISH Network Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have DISH Network Corporation's shares ever split?
DISH Network Corporation's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 23 March 2000. So if you had owned 1 share the day before the split, the next day you would own 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your DISH Network Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for DISH Network Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted DISH Network Corporation's share price.
DISH Network Corporation share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, DISH Network Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$16.2 up to US$46.31. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta measures a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while DISH Network Corporation's is 1.9342. This would suggest that DISH Network Corporation's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
DISH Network Corporation overview
DISH Network Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides pay-TV services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Pay-TV and Wireless. It offers video services under the DISH TV brand; and programming packages that include programming through national broadcast networks, local broadcast networks, and national and regional cable networks, as well as regional and specialty sports channels, premium movie channels, and Latino and international programming packages. The company also provides access to movies and television shows through TV or Internet-connected devices; and dishanywhere.com and mobile applications on Internet-connected devices to view authorized content, search program listings, and remotely control certain features of their DVRs. In addition, it offers Sling TV services, including Sling domestic, Sling International, Sling Latino, Sling Orange, and Sling Blue services that require an Internet connection and are available on streaming-capable devices, such as streaming media devices, TVs, tablets, computers, game consoles, and phones, as well as market SLING TV services to consumers who do not subscribe to traditional satellite and cable pay-TV services. Further, the company provides wireless subscribers consumer plans with no annual service contracts, as well as monthly service plans, including high-speed data and unlimited talk and text. As of December 31, 2021, it had 10.707 million pay-TV subscribers in the United States, including 8.221 million DISH TV subscribers and 2.486 million SLING TV subscribers. The company offers receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels, as well as independent third parties, such as small retailers, direct marketing groups, local and regional consumer electronics stores, retailers, and telecommunications companies. DISH Network Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.
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